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MSNBC
May 3, 2014 7:00am PDT
basis, as evidenced by the car bomb explosion in nigeria's capital on thursday that killed at least 12 people, just days before your nation was set to host a major international economic forum. and this attack occurred across the road from the site of a massive explosion less than a month ago that killed at least 75 people. the same day that you young women were kidnapped from your school. but the reality of your country's woes does not excuse us from being absent in demanding more attention be paid to your story, because you matter. nor does it excuse your president, who took two weeks to make a public rvow to bring you back, after you were taken at gunpoint and your school burned down. now, there are reports that you are being sold off for $12 a person to your captors, being taken across the border and trafficked into slavery. $12? your lives cannot be equated to a dollar amount because your potential is limitless, and now the drum beat from those in your country and around the world are banging loudly so that you will not be forgotten. from the dozens of protesters that gathered out
CSPAN
May 3, 2014 6:00am EDT
. have peacekeepers been complicit in any way? the students were being trafficked in nigeria. there have been marches about it erie it people are frustrated. those young girls were sold into slavery. they were abducted. i wonder if anything like that is happening in c.a.r. have there been any reports? her would making sure that those peacekeepers will be deployed and vetted? my final question. >> thank you, mr. chairman. on the question of being a macroal, the bigger issue is impunity. it is the message that it sends. the vehicle that we choose -- ful.ink both will be use you are right. at least it brings an international zeroing in on impunity. you could also do a war crimes tribunal. i have not heard specifically trafficking. let me just say that i would not be surprised. that is also an underlying issue going on. there is potential for instability and for that to become a weapon of war. trafficking young men and women in that circumstance. that is another thing to put on the table. in fact, i am headed to nigeria now. so, i don't know if i will be allowed to -- my flight leaves at 2:3
PBS
May 2, 2014 6:00pm PDT
in nigeria over the abduction of more than 200 girls from their school, a look at efforts to halt widespread killing in south sudan and we travel to senegal where young boys pursuing an education are forced by their teachers to beg on the street. >> they sleep on cement or dirt floors, dozens to a room. and for boys who don't make their daily quote, the punishment can be brutal. >> woodruff: and it's friday. mark shields and david brooks analyze the week's news. those are just some of the stories we're covering on tonight's pbs newshour. >> major funding for the pbs newshour has been provided by: >> and with the ongoing support of these institutions and foundations. and... friends of the newshour. >> this program was made possible by the corporation for public broadcasting. and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. >> woodruff: the government of ukraine launched a major military operation today against pro-russian separatists in the east. their target was slovyansk, and ukraine's president reported many insurgents were killed or wounded-- but not without cost
CSPAN
May 2, 2014 8:00pm EDT
tribute to the presidency of the security council for last month and to our colleague in nigeria and her entire team. here we are once again, grappling with the ukrainian crisis. every time this council is divided, this unfortunate country is steeped in anarchy. the east of the ukraine, roofs -- groups are aggressively taking over cities. it's not really a crowd that supports this effort but just a few hundred demonstrators. heavy weaponry which excludes the possibility of any sympathetic members of the crowd, russian officers on local television, the taking of hostages. all of whom are being held and allegations have increasingly been proven of forced disappearances. these thugs have refused to implement that agreement which was supposed to be the restoration of the ukrainian state on its own territory. and what is ukraine doing? after having shown great restraint that no other state would've been able to show, in the face of organized attacks, it was supported and justified by a neighboring country and decided to use its army and police against the armed groups which are establishing s
KRON
May 2, 2014 5:00pm PDT
by the mass kidnapping in nigeria to under 76 schoolgirls of now say face kidnapping about two weeks ago that's even more than they initially thought. hundreds of citizens have been processing in several cities they say security forces have failed to rescue the girls a lot of pressure on the nigerian government. defense minister of insisting what they will continue the search 53 of the young girls managed to escape. nigeria fighting a five year old uprising by islamic extremists. in california they're now getting involved to plan a protest in saturday. one of 3000 nigerians living and california. >> : eshelman is connecticut's high school student accused of killing a girl because she refused to go to promise him in court today. 16 year- old chris question. standing with his attorneys report say he plunged a knife with 60 mayor sanchez of the house will. after she said no to him and died in a school hallway. he's been charged as an adult. clusters describe him as a free class clown could boat suffered sometimes with depression. today the attorneys as the teenager is showing signs of active psy
CSPAN
May 2, 2014 2:00pm EDT
tribute on behalf of the council to her representative of nigeria, for her service for the president of the council for the month of april 2014. i'm sure i speak for all members of the council in expressing deep appreciation to ambassador -- to the ambassador and her to mimetice deep skill in which they conducted the council's is this last month. the provisional agenda for this dated 13s a letter april, 2014, from the representative of the russian federation to the united nations, addressed to the president of the security council. the agenda is adopted. in accordance with the role 37 of the council's provisional rules of procedure, i invite the representative of ukraine to participate in this meeting. it is so decided. accordance with the rule 39 of the council's provisional rules of procedure, i invite the undersecretary general for political affairs to participate in this meeting. it is so decided. the security council will now two of the- of item agenda. i now give the floor to the gentleman. >> mr. president, members of the council, since we last met to discuss ukraine in april,
CNN
May 2, 2014 12:00am PDT
their case. >>> also, huge crowds march in nigeria's biggest cities. what they say police should be doing instead of watching over protests like this. stay with us. >>> at least nine people are dead, almost a dozen injured after a bus station bombing in nigeria. this happened in the capital just as workers were returning home from the may day holiday. no one's claimed responsibility but the attack happened 100 meters from where another blast killed 71 people last month. the islamist group said it was behind that bombing. the bombing comes as nigerians demand action in the kidnapping of 230 school girls more than two weeks ago. huge crowds like the ones you're seeing here marched through the streets of lagos all demannig that they do more. the school principal said 43 have escaped from their kidnappeders but 187 is still missing. one of the protestors says the government has to step up. >> it's very disheartening to know that young girls like you, like us are being held captive somewhere and just because of the idea that western education is wrong. the situation is very critical and it's g
Al Jazeera America
May 1, 2014 6:00pm EDT
to the frustration of president obama, are now planning a vote. also as nigeria's government deals with the kidnapping of 200 girls. militants have launched another attack in the capital city. >> results of analyses were skewed in favor of the prosecution >> the fbi can't force the states to look at those cases >> the truth will set you free yeah...don't kid yourself >> the system has failed me a suburb, several peopleed are dead, the bombing was apparently close to is site of a are you cent bombing at a bus station, there has within no claim of responsibility but the group has been blamed for the april attack that killed 75 people, joining us live from the capital, with the latest, what can you tell us? >> . >> he didn't want to give his flame, and he says that at least nine people have been killed in this blast. gist off the edger of the capitol. and that more than 21 people have been ferried to hospital with serious injury, also spoken to local redses in the area that we have made contact with over the telephone, who say that the blast looks like eight emananted from a vehicle o
Al Jazeera America
May 1, 2014 4:00pm EDT
the group, or to send a strong message. foremanner u.s. ambassador to nigeria, appreciate you joining us today, let's take you around the world today. police arrest add politician on suspicion of murder thanks to a college research project. gary adams used to run the political wing, he now leads an opposition party in northern ireland, he is is expected to having tied to an abduction and murder, taped interviews given to boston college researchers led police to reopen the case then arrest him. adam supporters say the movement is a political tactic ahead of local elections later this month. 60% of the eligible voters turned out for yesterday's election. left completely three years ago, more than 9,000 candidates are competing for 328 seats in the parliament. violence has spiked to the highest in nearly six years. in malaysia a report says it took air traffic controllers 17 minutes to realize that flight 370 was missing. it also shows it took four hours to launch a search and rescue operation. vietnamese air traffic controllers are the ones that let them know. the plane seating plan and th
MSNBC
May 1, 2014 11:00am PDT
here. >>> coming up, we read between the lines on a mass abduction of girls in nigeria and how the government there is botching the response. they say you'll never go back to your old cleaning ways again. not once you've tried mr. clean's new liquid muscle. it's a concentrated liquid gel with two and a half more power per drop. so a little goes a long way. new liquid muscle. when it comes to clean, there's only one mr. yeah. i heard about progressive's "name your price" tool? i guess you can tell them how much you want to pay and it gives you a range of options to choose from. huh? i'm looking at it right now. oh, yeah? yeah. what's the... guest room situation? the "name your price" tool, making the world a little more progressive. on brand name mattress sets. get three years interest-free financing plus, get free delivery, and sleep train's 100-day low price guarantee. sleep train's interest free for 3 event, ends sunday. ♪ your ticket to a better night's sleep ♪ >>> right now, right under our noses there's a human rights outrage taking place in nigeria. hundreds of girls
MSNBC
May 1, 2014 9:00am PDT
against the terror group that terrorized nigeria and outraging families and supporters of more than 200 girls kidnappeded from their school two weeks ago. there were marches yesterday protesting against nigerian government in action. they were taken by a group -- kbirlsz were taken by a group opposed to western education. the a terror group that was respond for 1,000 deaths in the region last year alone. ♪ bring back our girls >> bring back our girls. there are reports that the young girls are being solid into military for a pittance. >> all kinds of reports coming out that some of the girls escaped and being sold across the border or little as three pounds, $5. >> what about other girls, are they no longer attending school? is there more protection to prevent girls from being kidnap? >> in the first place in the northeastern part it's somewhat of an accomplishment to go to school. everyone is concerned what the aftermath is going to be and how can they convince their husbands it's okay for our daughters to get education. [ female announcer ] late night? crazy morning? try new olay fr
LINKTV
May 1, 2014 8:00am PDT
years $17.1 million in different forms. >> hundreds of people marched in nigeria on tuesday to press for a greater government response to a mass kidnapping of young girls. the islamist militant group boko haram is suspected of abducting about 230 schoolgirls during a night raid in a northeastern area two weeks ago. some managed to escape, but over 200 remain missing. dubbed by organizers a "million woman march," the demonstrators carried signs reading "bring back our girls." >> i believe that not enough has been done to rescue her daughters. 2-3 months ago, 25 girls were abducted. resistance.as no do something about those girls abducted. it is possible to object another 200 plus. maybe next time it will be more. we need to do something to arrest this unpleasant development happening in this country. >> a local human rights group is claiming the girls have been sold off, forced to marry their abductors, and taken across the border to cameroon and chad. the report hasn't been verified. the mass kidnapping is seen as one of the most shocking attacks in the boko haram's five-year milita
Al Jazeera America
May 1, 2014 7:00am EDT
a check of the videos captured by citizens around the world. >> nigeria demanding action from the government following the disappearance of 230 students from a northern village, most girls. instagram user capturing this demonstration as the women call for the girls to be brought back home. you may recall they were taken two weeks ago by armed men believed to be part of a militant group. >> management at an oil refinery in ghana say supply will not be affected following a deadly blast there earlier this week. that is video from it. a smoke cloud rising, people running from the scene. one was killed in the explosion. >> the heavens providing this for people in new zealand, a beautiful display lighting up the night sky. >> welcome back to aljazeera america. up next, the rallies taking place around the world today and the violence that's erupted from may day demonstrations. >> first let's check temperatures around the nation today. things appear to be getting warmer. >> a little bit. now that that front has gone through, some places have dropped but now that the front has gone thr
MSNBC
Apr 30, 2014 10:00pm PDT
in nigeria. more than two weeks ago. 234 teenage girls were kidnapped directly from their boarding school in the remote town. islamic group is responsible, a militant group, which advocates law, opposes education, and one of the most dangerous terrorist groups in the world. some of the girls have escaped their captors. almost 200 remain missing to night. there are reports the group took the girls to other countries and have conducted marriages. today, protesters gathered, and calling for a search for the missing girls. joining us deputy assistant secretary of state for african affairs, lisa williams, for president obama. welcome. tell us what we know at this point about what is happening there in nigeria? >> thank you we, find the kidnapping of over 100 girls in nigeria to be abhorrent. we have called on the immediate return and reap lease of the girls. a return to their families. very little more than what you have already explained is known as to their whereabouts. >> let me read from the state department annual report on global terrorism today that your colleagues put together. it says
PBS
Apr 30, 2014 5:30pm PDT
rights group in nigeria says that the more than two hundred school girls who've been kidnapped or being forced to marry the man who abducted them bunches of people demonstrated in the capital through to the saying that the nigerian government is not doing enough to find. gunmen took the girls more than two weeks ago from their school in the northeast the country the infamous group both go iran is behind that attack to us now to vote of confidence in the economy from the federal reserve has announced its cutting its monthly bond buying program by further ten billion dollars. becuz he's on track to end the program as soon as october. the fed says the decision was based on expectations the us economy will continue to recover the growth has been dismal so far this year. analysts blame that on a particularly harsh and long winter the board of the french engineering company also has unanimously endorsed a bid by general electric to buy its energy unit giving the us company a significant lead over german rival siemens in a politically charged takeover battle. she is offering about twelve billi
Al Jazeera America
Apr 30, 2014 6:00pm EDT
come home. al jazeera, nigeria. >> more than two dozen syrian children have allegedly been killed in an airstrike on a school in aleppo. syria's largest city in a flash point of violence in the war of control. james bays has the story. >> every day for three years there have been bombs and bloodshed across the area. ththe rescuers are still searchg the debris, but the majority of those who died here are school children. they were drawing images of the violence they themselves experienced, brutality no youngster should ever have to endure. they've drawn images of the future they want for their nation. a future that they will now not live to see. in the u.n. and new york, expressions of shock but deadlock around the security council table will again mean no action. >> it's absolutely horrific what is happening day by day. men, women, and children are targeted and it's a flagrant violation of the tenants of war. the security council in similar situations we have come together around humanitarian issues, and have passed robust security council resolutions. the political differences am
Al Jazeera America
Apr 30, 2014 4:00pm EDT
two weeks since 234 girls have been kidnapped in nigeria, many angry over what they say is inaction to bring back the girls. >> reporter: yes, bring back our girls is the hashtag people are using to bring back the girls. look at what russell simmons tweeted out earlier today. 234 nigerian girls have gone missing and no one is talking about it. now some people have been posting imagines of themselves with signs like this one saying any of the 234 could have been your daughter. bring back our girls. and also, don't play politics with the lives of innocent girls. and take a look at what was written. abduction of our girls is a great worry. the post abduction effect is the greater worry, and she writes rape, violence against girls, h.i.v. a.i.d.s. these are the outcomes of any delay to bring back our girls. you also have this group of students. my students decided to show solidarity for the mission. and they write bring back our girls. we are the future. save our friends. our girls have a right to life. these are just some of the images that are coming out on social media about this, an
CNN
Apr 30, 2014 10:00am PDT
rapidly. >> indeed, on the scene for us as she always is. in northeast nigeria, people are understandably outrage. people are demanding that the government do something and bring home 200 kidnapped schoolgirls. we have a live report from nigeria next. of quicken loans.ident and we're here in detroit michigan helping folks refinance their homes and save money. does it make sense to refinance right now? a lot of times we can lower the monthly payment, we can consolidate debt. we just want to make sure that you know your options, and we're here for you. we're not just number crunchers. i specialize in what i do and i care about my clients. from beginning, the middle and to the end, you're gonna talk to someone. not a machine. call us today for a mortgage experience that's engineered to amaze. those little cialis tadalafil for daily use helps you be ready anytime the moment is right. cialis is also the only daily ed tablet approved to treat symptoms of bph, like needing to go frequently. tell your doctor about all your medical conditions and medicines, and ask if your heart is healthy enough
MSNBC
Apr 30, 2014 9:00am PDT
. >>> and rescue our daughters. fury. demanding action. women across nigeria are marching today for more than 200 girls still missing. teenagers abducted from their school two weeks ago. what we are now learning about the terrorists behind the attack and the young girls being held hostage. >>> good day. i'm andrea mitchell in washington. the l.a. clippers' fans today are celebrating victories on and off the court. the team took the lead in their playoff series against the warriors last night, just hours after the nba took its toughest stance yet, banning owner donald sterling for life. using his silver hammer, nba commissioner adam silver imposed a $2.5 million penalty. that was the most he could. and he urged owners to force sterling to sell the team. >> i will urge the board of governors to exercise its authority to force a sale of the team, and will do everything in my power to ensure that that happens. >> sterling hasn't responded yet officially. but before yesterday's press conference, sports reporter jim gray says that sterling told him the team wasn't for sale. it would take a vote of thre
MSNBC
Apr 30, 2014 8:00am PDT
in nigeria where the people are demanding that the government do much more to rescue nearly 180 girls kidnapped from a school two weeks ago, because they were being educated. we will get an update on the disturbing story that has moved so many of you. and plus this. >> it was clear that we weren't going to be able to come out of the cathedral by conventional route. >> right now, the officials are investigating how a woman fell 20 feet, and became trapped inside of a bell tower for hours. that is one of the stories that we are following on the "newsnation." >> and controversy for the unemployed. britain is forcing the jobless to volunteer for half a year, and show up to volunteer or get training. this policy a lot of people has people talking, and thinking that, perhaps lawmakers here might try it. is it going too far? it is the "newsnation" gut check. zero heartburn. woo hoo! [ male announcer ] prilosec otc is the number one doctor recommended frequent heartburn medicine for 8 straight years. one pill each morning. 24 hours. zero heartburn. frequent heartburn medicine for 8 straight y
BBCAMERICA
Apr 30, 2014 7:00am EDT
ago. >>> nigeria's women provoke a rally in abuja. >>> it's all about me. bjp leader narendra modi takes a selfie after casting his vote in the seventh phase of india's marathon election. >>> also in the program, aaron is here. it's all about battling for the top spot. >> absolutely, tim. for 144 years the united states has been the world's biggest km economy. china is catching up fast. now a new way of measuring growth backed by the world bank suggests china could overtake the u.s. by the end of this year. we asked is this a real threat or simply some very clever number crunching? >>> hello. it is midday here in london. 7:00 a.m. in washington. 2:00 p.m. in baghdad where the first parliamentary elections are taking place since the u.s. pulled their troops out of the country three years ago. amid a backdrop of the worst violence since 2008, iraqis are going to the polls to decide whether to give prime minister nuri al maliki a third term in office. more than 150 people have been killed in the past week alone. there will be no voting in two cities in the sunni dominated anbar provin
BBCAMERICA
Apr 30, 2014 6:00am EDT
the senate president said everything had to be done to get the girls back. he said nigeria was in a state of war. he said they have to be -- insuinsu insurgents have to be defeated as soon as possible and with minimal loss of life. he himself is a military man. >> there's been some speculation, i gather, though, you know, about infiltration even into the military from some of the militants. this is obviously a very, very emotive case. people must be fearful if nothing is done to stop this there could be other cases like this in the future. >> reporter: that's exactly why the mothers are here to protest. not just mothers of the girls who've been kidnapped, but mothers from across the country. they're saying this could have been our daughters. it could have been our sisters. with regard to whether they infiltrated the military, jonathan goodluck even said boko haram was even in his government. people are frustrated and angry. that's the reason they're going to be out on the streets of abuja. other nigerian cities today and tomorrow. tomorrow is may day holiday in niger nigeria. >> we spoke
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